A professor at Texas A&M-Kingsville, who was reported missing more than a week ago, was found dead Wednesday at Boca Chica Beach.
Kingsville police say searchers found his vehicle, a Nissan Odyssey, near the SpaceX facility but did not say where they found the body of the victim. 74-year-old Hueytzen James Wu had been reported missing October 1st. He was last seen at a convenience store in Hebronville, in Jim Hogg County, where witnesses say Wu appeared dazed and confused. Wu is listed as a mathematics professor in the staff directory of Texas A&M-Kingsville.